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Mat Board

A heavy board made with paper and fiber, used to protect artwork. It showcases the framed subject and is available in an acid free, archival version. Matting is a stiff paper, fabric or suede border around a print or poster. Matting should buffered to an alkaline pH (to prevent acid damage to the print) and provides consistent colors, clean creamy bevels, and smooth cuts.

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